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The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association’s Heart & Hustle Award is presented annually to a player who demonstrates a passion for the game of baseball and best embodies the values, spirit and traditions of the game. Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager is a finalist for the 2014 award.
Fans can put in their vote via MLBPAA.com.
Voting ends at 8:59 p.m. PT on Saturday, Nov. 8, so be sure to get your vote in by this weekend. Fan voting comprises 5 percent of the total voting for the final award winner. All Alumni and active Major League players also vote for the winner.
The Heart & Hustle Award will be presented on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the 15th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner at Capitale in New York City.
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager has been named the Mariners recipient of the 2014 MLBPAA Heart and Hustle Award.
Created by the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association in 2005, the Heart & Hustle Award is voted on by Alumni and active Major League players and is presented annually to an active player who demonstrates a passion for the game of baseball and best embodies the values, spirit and traditions of the game.
Here is a list of Mariners recipients of the Heart and Hustle Award. Kyle will be presented his award on Fan Appreciation Night prior to the September 26 game vs. the Angels.
MLBPA Heart and Hustle Award – Mariners:
2006: Raul Ibanez
2007: Raul Ibanez
2008: Ichiro Suzuki
2009: Jose Lopez
2010: Franklin Gutierrez
2011: Miguel Olivo
2012: Munenori Kawasaki
2013: Raul Ibanez
2014: Kyle Seager